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Forbes Names Ideal Minnesota’s Best Credit Union

Ideal CU logo on left with text on right that reads Ranked #1 in Minnesota! Followed by the Forbes Best-in-State Credit Unions 2023 logo, followed by Thank you! with a heart emoji

(Woodbury, MN – July 13, 2023) – Ideal Credit Union is proud to be named Minnesota’s Best Credit Union in the recent Forbes-Best-In-State Credit Union rankings. The Forbes rankings include all of America’s Best Credit Unions and provide the top rankings for each state. Ideal Credit Union was ranked first in Minnesota based on high marks in member surveys and reviews measuring member satisfaction.

“At Ideal Credit Union, we’re working hard every day to provide the best credit union experience for “At Ideal Credit Union, we’re working hard every day to provide the best credit union experience for our members and this recognition reflects the exceptional work of our team,” said Brian Sherrick, President and CEO of Ideal Credit Union. “We’re committed to improving the lives of our members through our products and services and we appreciate that Ideal Credit Union members continue to give us outstanding reviews and choose us as their financial institution.”

For the Best-In-State Credit Union rankings, Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista. The research included in-depth interviews of more than 26,000 credit union members from across the country gathering insights about their banking relationships. Member surveys provided insights on customer service, quality of financial advice, trustworthiness, ease of service and other key measures. The results provided an overall satisfaction score.

Forbes is a global media company focused on business, it annually list ranks the best credit unions and banks. Learn more about the Forbes Best-In-State Credit Union rankings by going to

About Ideal Credit Union

Founded in 1926, Ideal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution that is dedicated to providing financial services driven by a sincere and personal interest in the needs of our employees, members and community. Ideal CU offers a complete range of services, including a full suite of digital banking products, savings, checking, loans, mortgage products, business services and more. Offices are located in Eagan, Hugo, Inver Grove Heights, North St. Paul, Stillwater and Woodbury. Visit for details and directions. Ideal has been voted “Best Credit Union in the Stillwater/Oak Park Heights” several years in a row by readers of the Stillwater Gazette, “Best Credit Union in the Forest Lake Area” by readers of the Forest Lake Times, and was named a 2021 Star Tribune Top Workplace. Insured by NCUA. Equal Housing Opportunity.

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